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Forum: General E46 Forum 03-08-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 777
Posted By dkuchta
is the 7/64 inside or outside diameter?

is the 7/64 inside or outside diameter?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-07-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,055
Posted By dkuchta
Thanks for the response and feedback, I've been...

Thanks for the response and feedback, I've been going back and forth for awhile waiting to pull the trigger. I think hearing your story was enough to convince me further they are bad and to just buy...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-07-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,055
Posted By dkuchta
I have only 40k 4 years or so on my cup kit,...

I have only 40k 4 years or so on my cup kit, though it has been very soft in the rear for maybe a year. I do have a clunking over hard bumps/dips. I have inspected it with just taking the tire off. I...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-07-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,055
Posted By dkuchta
I am having a similar issue and came across your...

I am having a similar issue and came across your thread. Did you replace the front and rear or just rear? I have been considering swapping just the shocks/ struts to koni yellow's as well. I would...
Forum: E46 Convertible 11-05-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 891
Posted By dkuchta
I've replaced my belts and both tensioners and...

I've replaced my belts and both tensioners and still get the cold start squeal... Id be interested to see what fix's it for you.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-08-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 81,637
Posted By dkuchta
another nut/bolt? I would make sure you have a...

another nut/bolt? I would make sure you have a washer/s between the arm and the sway bar. I had the same link on my scion set up and it chewed up the paint and rusted.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 05-08-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 81,637
Posted By dkuchta
You certainty could buy all oem. I would suggest...

You certainty could buy all oem. I would suggest only buying new, rather than any used sets other members are unloading.
I have the same year and model and went with the H&R Sport cup kit and love...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 02-04-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,414
Posted By dkuchta
How did it go?

How did it go?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-28-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,015
Posted By dkuchta
THANKS! I will give it a read tonight.

THANKS! I will give it a read tonight.
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-28-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,015
Posted By dkuchta
I think you have a good point, I'm sure there may...

I think you have a good point, I'm sure there may be something besides just the rear shock. Are the rear control arms prone to ware as the fronts are? I know my fronts were bad around 55k... I havnt...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-28-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,015
Posted By dkuchta
Thanks, I have began doing some research as it...

Thanks, I have began doing some research as it seems to be getting worse. I get a slight clunk on the rear over potholes but on harder fast turns (think round about) the rear end seems to squat quite...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 01-28-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,015
Posted By dkuchta
I would like to know how this turns out for you....

I would like to know how this turns out for you. I currently have the H&R Cup kit, Race springs and my rears feel blown.. So I will be looking for a new setup soon.

I have the eibach sportlines...
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-28-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,120
Posted By dkuchta
Any luck with this?

Any luck with this?
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-18-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By dkuchta
Any luck on this? This just started on my 2001...

Any luck on this? This just started on my 2001 325ci....
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-27-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By dkuchta
That was my assumption, but I was not sure. I...

That was my assumption, but I was not sure. I assume Bilstein does not supply a warranty for it... I am going to try and take a look at them this weekend and see if I can find residue from leaking or...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-26-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By dkuchta
Thanks, I will have to take a look what kind of...

Thanks, I will have to take a look what kind of clearance I have. I know because I'm running 245's it is very tight....

Also concerned about using un-matched shocks. Does anyone know what brand is...
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-24-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By dkuchta
I have heard of and have done rebuilds on...

I have heard of and have done rebuilds on motorcycle front shocks. I did not know these could be rebuilt....
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-21-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By dkuchta
Thanks, That was my assumption. So, I guess...

Thanks, That was my assumption.

So, I guess I am asking what others have been successful with?
Forum: Suspension & Braking Forum by BimmerWorld 06-21-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By dkuchta
H&R Sport Cup kit rear shocks blown

I know this is a common thing, however I was interested to see what others have done. Is there a difference with the convertible and other models? I read xi owners were replacing with E36 M rear's. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-20-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 538
Posted By dkuchta
Any luck with this?

Any luck with this?
Forum: E46 Convertible 03-28-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,061
Posted By dkuchta
I have an 01 325, 86k... I wouldn't say I baby it...

I have an 01 325, 86k... I wouldn't say I baby it and have had only very basic issues. Keep an eye on the cooling system. They suck. I replaced most basic parts before any issues at 60k my water...
Forum: E46 Convertible 02-02-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 12,959
Posted By dkuchta
I must say, I had the exact same issues. I...

I must say, I had the exact same issues. I checked everything... and this was it... I would say, cut the wire lume(sp) and see if any wires are broken or very bent.
Forum: Complete Cars 08-29-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,343
Posted By dkuchta
Wink Drive it to Annapolis,MD and I will buy it.

Drive it to Annapolis,MD and I will buy it.
Forum: E46 Convertible 04-19-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,056
Posted By dkuchta
I have a 325cic, I am running Apex 18x9 ...

I have a 325cic, I am running Apex 18x9

Specs:
Specifications: Diameter: 18" | Width: 9" | Offset: 42mm | Lug Pattern: 5x120mm | Centerbore: 72.6mm | Weight: 18.65lbs~

I have Yokohama S-drive...
Forum: Complete Cars 04-17-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,558
Posted By dkuchta
Guess I'm a day late on this one, exactly what I...

Guess I'm a day late on this one, exactly what I was looking for...
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